Phone: 080-26701646




(Since 1913, Autonomous Institution Government Of Karnataka)

Director's Message

Minto Ophthalmic Hospital, the Department of Ophthalmology, Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute is a state of art modern eye facility.This 100-year-old reputed ophthalmic hospital has seen ophthalmology from its nascent stage in our country.Its heritage building along with the super speciality wings caters to a large population of Karnataka and neighbouring states. Minto Ophthalmic Hospital is a tertiary care centre providing comprehensive ophthalmic care to the community. Community ophthalmology, Cornea, Glaucoma, Oculoplasty, Squint, Uvea, Vitreo-retina, are the ophthalmic subspecialties functioning at the hospital. As part of Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Minto Ophthalmic Hospital is providing world-class training to the undergraduates, postgraduates and fellows in super specialities of ophthalmology.Didactic lectures, clinical discussions, seminars, workshops and conferences by our highly qualified eminent ophthalmic faculty equip our students with first-hand skill and knowledge to tackle complex, clinics tasks. This Hospital, its staff, equipment and infrastructure is every student dream. Our motto is to impart knowledge to the learners and to give the best care to the needy.

My Bio-Data


Dr. B.L.Sujatha Rathod
MS, MSc(London), FVR
Professor of Ophthalmology,
Director, Rio & Minto Ophthalmic Hospital, Bengaluru


  • " It’s really admirable".

    Relay good treatment for poor peoples. Too much of care from doctors. Clean building and good food and free treatment for BPL card holder.

  • " Minto work ethics speaks for itself.".

    One of the best hospital for poor and middle class people in Bangalore city.

  • " Keep up the great work!".

    The hospital had a well equipped doctor's as well as Nurse with good faculty, caring all the parents are best with good treatment especially swathi madam .